ICST Steering Committee

ICST Instructions for Session Chairs

The primary responsibility for a session chair at ICST is to manage the session in terms of time and professionalism. Each speaker has 30 minutes, of which 20-25 should be given to the talk and 5-10 left for questions. It is important that session chairs inform speakers at the 20 minute, 25 minute and 30 minute mark. It is also important to avoid too many questions during the talk and stop the questioning at the end if time is up. Specific tasks to support this responsibility are:
Being a session chair is a straightforward but very important responsibility, and we thank you greatly for your service!
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